Sr. Software Engineer

FWD.us – San Francisco, CA
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Job Description

We’re seeking two Senior Software Engineers to help build FWD's advocacy products. These engineers will be taking on all aspects of building a site to help pass immigration reform: talking policy and product, specing projects, writing code, and scaling/ops.

Top reasons to work for FWD.us:
- Great opportunity to change Washington with huge support from the tech community
- Early role on a small, fast team
- Positive, mission-driven atmosphere

What you’ll be building:
- Best-in-class advocacy tools to help millions contact their rep and ask for change
- Fun, social ways of sharing personal immigration stories
- Better lives for millions of immigrants

What you’ll need:
- 3+ years in Ruby on Rails
- Managed teams of several coders releasing multiple times a week.
- Great communication skills (phone, email, in-person)
- Full-stack coder preferred, but we're also open to back-end leaning engineers
- Pluses: Experience with postgres, AWS, tons of PVs, and open source projects


To Apply
: please email your resume and a brief cover letter explaining why you're a great fit to jobs@fwd.us with the subject line "Senior Software Engineer"